Consistency of PPP GPS and strong-motion records: case study of Mw9.0 Tohoku-Oki 2011 earthquake

  • Psimoulis, Panos (Nottingham Geospatial Institute, The University of Nottingham) ;
  • Houlie, Nicolas (Geodesy and Geodynamics Lab., Geodesy and Photogrammetry Institute) ;
  • Meindl, Michael (Geodesy and Geodynamics Lab., Geodesy and Photogrammetry Institute) ;
  • Rothacher, Markus (Geodesy and Geodynamics Lab., Geodesy and Photogrammetry Institute)
  • Received : 2014.02.11
  • Accepted : 2014.04.12
  • Published : 2015.08.25


GPS and strong-motion sensors are broadly used for the monitoring of structural health and Earth surface motions, focusing on response of structures, earthquake characterization and rupture modeling. Several studies have shown the consistency of the two data sets within at certain frequency (e.g., 0.03


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